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By Carolynn G. A. Brooks

Carolynn Brooks, humans continually observed somebody who had her act jointly: a beautiful spouse, a worrying mom, and an bold expertise emerging within the ranks of company the US. because it grew to become out, she might sooner or later be vp of a Fortune 500 corporation, even if that profession course used to be nearly remarkable for a black lady with no measure.

What humans did not see was once Carolynn scrambling to take off her glasses prior to her husband hit her. they did not see the harassment at paintings or the racist notes left in her mailbox. they did not see her status within the doorway of her kid's room, staring at them sleep and puzzling over if she might cross on like this for even yet one more day.

She lived a fast moving lifestyles, frequently simply attempting to make it via. Then, after her mom died, Carolynn was once sifting via her mother's assets and located 3 delivery certificate with 3 diversified names for a similar baby–her. She launched into a trip to find the reality of her complex kin heritage, make peace with the prior, and encourage others to persevere, like her, within the face of daunting stumbling blocks.

In You Will recognize My Name, Carolynn takes readers by means of the hand and exhibits them what it capacity to PUSH–persevere till anything happens–believing there's objective in all of it. She stocks how many times, with daring selection and ever-present religion, she's performed what humans acknowledged she could not do. 

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